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“Marxism” in British English

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Marxismnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈmɑːk.sɪ.zəm/ us /ˈmɑːrk.sɪ.zəm/

a social, political, and economic theory that is based on the writings of Karl Marx

Marxist
noun [ C ], adjective uk /ˈmɑːk.sɪst/ us /ˈmɑːrk.sɪst/

a Marxist government

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“Marxism” in American English

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Marxismnoun [ U ]

us /ˈmɑrkˌsɪz·əm/

world history a social, political, and economic theory based on the writings of Karl Marx

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“Marxism” in Business English

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Marxismnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈmɑːksɪzəm/ us

POLITICS, ECONOMICS a social, political, and economic theory based on the ideas of Karl Marx, who imagined a society where the methods of production would be owned and controlled by all its members

(Definition of “Marxism” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)